The Resource A political history of the Bible in America, Paul D. Hanson ; book design by Sharon Adams ; cover design by Allison Taylor

A political history of the Bible in America, Paul D. Hanson ; book design by Sharon Adams ; cover design by Allison Taylor

Label
A political history of the Bible in America
Title
A political history of the Bible in America
Statement of responsibility
Paul D. Hanson ; book design by Sharon Adams ; cover design by Allison Taylor
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Contributor
Author
Book designer
Cover designer
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CNNOR
Dewey number
220.0973
Index
index present
LC call number
BR515
LC item number
.H367 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
A political history of the Bible in America, Paul D. Hanson ; book design by Sharon Adams ; cover design by Allison Taylor
Publication
Copyright
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Includes indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1. A historical retrospective on the relation between the Bible and politics in the United States -- Part 2. Politics in the Bible
  • Prologue: Story, identity, and making sense of the Bible -- Part 1. A historical retrospective on the relation between the Bible and politics in the United States. Introduction ; The theocratic model of the Puritans ; The challenge of the prophetic-dialectical model ; The revolutionary period and the lure of the apocalyptic model ; Church and state in the founding documents ; The church-state partnership of the antebellum years ; The gilded age : the gospel of wealth and the social gospel ; Twentieth-century challenges ; The twenty-first century's perilous debut -- Part 2. Politics in the Bible. Defining a suitable interpretive method ; Charismatic rule : Israel's first polity ; Monarchy : "like the other nations" ; Prophetic politics ; The politics of Amos : idolatrous nationalism and the collapse of moral leadership ; The politics of Hosea : moral bankruptcy and civil chaos ; Isaiah : the majesty of the Holy One as the nation's sole foundation ; Jeremiah : the suffering prophet ; Ezekiel : calamity, ritual cleansing, and restoration ; Isaiah 40-55 : exile and the renewal of hope ; Haggai and Zechariah : a temple-centered vision of restoration ; The Jewish commonwealth and a politics of accommodation ; Isaiah 24-27, 56-66, Ezekiel 38-39, Zechariah 9-14, Malachi : dissent and the dawning of apocalyptic politics ; Sapiential politics in Proverbs, Sirach, Job, and Ecclesiastes ; The apocalyptic politics of the book of Daniel and the Dead Sea scrolls ; Roman occupation and Jewish political responses ; The politics of the New Testament ; The politics of Jesus ; The politics of the Apostle Paul ; The church accommodates itself to a world not about to end ; The book of Revelation : a persecuted community seeks shelter in an apocalyptic vision ; The politics of the four gospels and Acts of the Apostles -- Epilogue: What is the Bible's message for today?
Control code
ocn967753891
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (695 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611646085
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35431118
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)967753891
  • pebcs1611646081

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